paramyloidosis

[ pa-răm′ə-loi-dōsĭs ]

n.

A condition resulting from the abnormal accumulation of amyloidlike proteins in tissues.

Nearby words

  1. plateau's problem,
  2. plated,
  3. plateful,
  4. plateholder,
  5. platelayer,
  6. platelet aggregation test,
  7. platelet factor 3,
  8. platelet tissue factor,
  9. platelet-aggregating factor,
  10. platelet-derived growth factor


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